The Smart 7

by Daft Doris

The Smart 7 is a daily news podcast that puts your brain into top gear by telling you everything you need to know for the day in less than 7 minutes. Everything from politics to entertainment, via sport and current affairs. Think of it as your news espresso.

A fresh one is uploaded every weekday at 7am.

You need the Smarts? We got the SmartsThe Smart 7 – daily at 7am.

From Ireland? Try our Irish Edition.

Sport your thing? Here's The Sport 7.

  • News
  • News & Politics


  1. 07:24Ep 374. 23,000 deaths could have been avoided, Russia fires on British warship, Boris meets the Queen and Britney Spears back in court...Jun 24, 2021
  2. 06:53Ep 373. New hope for Holidays, Education row over "white privilege", Great Barrier Reef at risk and England through to last 16 at the Euros...Jun 23, 2021
  3. 07:08Ep 372. Boris says summer travel will be difficult, Winter jabs plan, Amazon waste revealed and England and Scotland Euro squads hit by Covid test...Jun 22, 2021
  4. 06:57Ep 371. Race to get 70% double vaccinated by July 19th, John Bercow makes the switch to Labour, Wales head to Euro's Last 16...Jun 21, 2021
  5. 17:10Ep 370. The Sunday 7 - DNA Data storage, Trojan Horses to battle cancer, Long Snouted Sea Horses and the Man who couldn't remember...Jun 20, 2021
  6. 09:13Ep 369. The Weekender - Freedom Day delayed, Hancock is "Hopeless", Biden meets Putin and Christian Eriksen pitchside drama...Jun 19, 2021
  7. 07:21Ep 368. Chris Whitty warns of Covid 19 surprises, Manchester bomb inquiry highlights security failures, England to face Scotland in Wembley Euro clash....Jun 18, 2021
  8. 07:24Ep 367. Hancock "f**king hopeless" according to Boris, Putin and Biden meet in Geneva, Wales win in Euros and Love Island is back...Jun 17, 2021
  9. 07:07Ep 366. Met Police accused of "institutional corruption" in Daniel Morgan case, Trade Deal signed with Australia, Cardi B joins the Fast and the Furious...Jun 16, 2021
  10. 07:09Ep 365. 4 more weeks of restrictions as Delta Variant delays roadmap and highlights new symptoms, Joe Biden backs NATO and tributes to Ned Beatty RIPJun 15, 2021